6 out of 11
All of the following statements are true about sickle cell disease except (AI 2010)
|A||Patient may require frequent blood transfusions|
|B||Acute infection is the most common cause of mortality before 3 years of age.|
|C||There is positive correlation between conc HBS and polymerization of HBS.|
|D||Patient presents early in life before 6 months of age.|
Ans. D Patient presents early in life before 6 months of age.